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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Friends of Nisswa Lake Park seeks leadership team member
Court of appeals rules no new trial in burglary case
Governor candidate debate set Friday at Grand View Lodge
Crow Wing County Board: County leases Pequot Lakes fire tower for repairs
People for Pequot - Nonprofit group forms 'for betterment of Pequot Lakes'
Apply by Aug. 17 for Camp Ripley archery hunts
College Softball: CLC offering fall league
Area Golf News: Legacy leaderboard crowded
Pine River-Backus cancels varsity football season
Racing: Roe reflects on key events while general manager at BIR
Nicolaus (Nic) H. Anderson
Richard "Dick" H. Michaelis
WWI veteran's daughter accepts Purple Heart 100 years after war's end
Why hiker's rash happens, and how to make it less likely
Go beyond tomatoes with fresh salsas
Breaded pork tenderloin sandwich: Someone serve ASAP
3 things for better health
Opinion: Audio recordings - Omarosa, President Trump and Billy Graham
Pete's Point: Wheaties was positive booster of Patriot teams
Our Opinion: We are not the enemy
Letter to the editor: Blessed to live in Pequot Lakes
Serving as mayor has been a privilege
letters to the editor
Bill & Mary Crosby
Births: Aug. 7, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
August 16, 2018
Pages from the Past - Aug. 16, 2018
60 years ago, Aug. 15, 1958 (Headline) Early secrets revealed when Douglas Birk digs (Photo) Pictured above, Doug Birk, at the Indian Mound, showing skull in exact position as it was found. 50 years ago, Aug. 16, 1968 (Headline) Village council accepts resignation of Mayor John Rohr...
23 hours 6 min ago
August 15, 2018
Backus Cornfest parade rocks 'Under the Sea' theme
Backus Cornfest events attracted a crowd Saturday, Aug. 11. Attendees were glad for the relief offered by shady spots and a Water Wars game as...
August 15, 2018 - 4:00pm
Pine River-Backus cancels varsity football season
With only a handful of upperclassmen signed up for the upcoming season, Pine River-Backus High School coaches and officials have decided not...
August 15, 2018 - 4:00am
August 12, 2018
Highway 371 Backus to Hackensack lanes close intermittently beginning Aug. 20
Motorists on Highway 371 between Backus and Hackensack will encounter construction crews and potential delays as segments of the road are reduced...
August 12, 2018 - 5:00am
August 9, 2018
Backus Cornfest events slated Saturday
Backus Cornfest events will take place Saturday, Aug. 11, with a money scramble, parade, corn feed, corn eating contest, street dance and fireworks...
August 9, 2018 - 6:00am
August 8, 2018
Backus Cornfest events to take place Aug. 11
The Backus Cornfest is cooking up good times Saturday, Aug. 11, with a money scramble, parade and fireworks along with other annual activities....
August 8, 2018 - 4:00am
July 27, 2018
Pages from the Past - July 27, 2018
60 years ago, July 25, 1958 (Headline) Sally Ann Tibbetts to teach classes in baton twirling (Headline) Bruce Everhart killed in auto accident Wednesday 50 years ago, July 26, 1968 (Photo) Cement blocks taken from the baseball dugout at the fairgrounds lie in a shattered heap as a...
July 27, 2018 - 3:30am
July 25, 2018
Backus fly-in pancake breakfast is July 29
The 23rd annual Backus fly-in pancake breakfast will be from 7:30 a.m. to noon Sunday, July 29, at the Backus Airport. The pancake breakfast, a benefit for the Backus Fire Department and First Responders, will cost $6 at the door ($5 in advance) and $3 for children under 12. Fly-in...
July 25, 2018 - 6:30am
July 22, 2018
Backus fly-in pancake breakfast set
BACKUS—The 23rd annual Backus fly-in pancake breakfast will be 7:30 a.m.-noon Sunday, July 29, at the Backus Municipal Airport. The pancake breakfast, a benefit for the Backus Fire Department and First Responders, will cost $6 at the door ($5 in advance) and $3 for children...
July 22, 2018 - 5:30am
July 19, 2018
Pages from the Past - July 19, 2018
60 years ago, July 18, 1958 Area residents who had an eye angled toward the heavens Tuesday at 10 p.m. got their second look at a satellite tumbling end over end more than 100 miles up. 50 years ago, July 21, 1968 Still to be taken care of is the item of $200, balance left on the...
July 19, 2018 - 3:30am
July 12, 2018
Pages from the Past - July 12, 2018
60 years ago, July 13, 1958 (Headline) Riverview Tabernacle dedication services here Sunday Mrs. Gertrude Marsh was pleasantly surprised Wednesday when she received a corsage of two orchids in the mail. The corsage was mailed from Philadelphia, Pa., through the Boscul Coffee Company....
July 12, 2018 - 5:30am
July 5, 2018
Pages from the Past - July 5, 2018
60 years ago, July 4, 1958 (Photos) The above scenes show the exterior and interior of the new Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic church, recently dedicated here on Sunday, June 22. July 7 is the final date for the Cass County Pioneers to register for the Pioneer Roll of Honor. 50 years...
July 5, 2018 - 2:30pm
June 29, 2018
Danecdotes: Seven qualify for national rodeo
Seven Backus-area students recently qualified for national competition. Three high-schoolers - Katie Hanneken, Cora Borman and Clayton Borman...
June 29, 2018 - 5:00am
June 28, 2018
Pages from the Past - June 28, 2018
60 years ago, June 27, 1958 (Photo) Prize winners in beard contest at pageant Loy Pfeiffer, Pine River, first-place winner in Fancy Beard class. 50 years ago, June 28, 1968 Used appliances for sale GE Refrigerator ... $35 MAYTAG clothes washer ... $55 25 years ago, June 24, 1993 (Headline)...
June 28, 2018 - 3:30am
June 26, 2018
Pages from the Past - June 14, 2018
60 years ago, June 20, 1958 (Headline) New Catholic church here will be dedicated Sunday morning Auxiliary Bishop Lawrence A. Glenn will officiate at the solemn dedication ceremonies Sunday, June 22, at the new Our Lady of Lourdes church in Pine River. 50 years ago, June 21, 1968...
June 26, 2018 - 10:30am